The Role of COVID-19 Testing in the Recovery of Travel


The full recovery of travel will depend on many factors—but what role can swift, reliable and available testing have to accelerate the return of safe travel?  Dr. Mike Parkinson, U.S. Travel's chief medical consultant, breaks down the different types of tests being used, the reliability of each and what value they may or may not have for the recovery of the travel industry. Hear from MGM Resorts International on how they are utilizing testing, among other measures, to create a layered approach for healthier and safer environments throughout their venues and events. 

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Executive Vice President, Public Affairs and Policy
U.S. Travel Association

Vice President, Industry Relations
U.S. Travel Association

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